November 26, 2018
Nov. 26, 2018—Dean Middle School seventh-grade student Leah Santiel recently earned a perfect score on the Language Arts DPM and was named the campus’ Student of the Month.
School: Dean Middle School
Accomplishments: Santiel was recently named Student of the Month at Dean Middle School. Her recent academic accomplishments include getting a perfect score on the Language Arts DPM and mastering the Reading and Math STAAR tests.
Favorite class: “I like art because I like to draw, science because it fascinates me, choir because I love to sing and math because I have an awesome teacher.”
Favorite things to do after class: “After school, I love to read, attend book club at school, attend K-Pop club at school, play video games or paint.”
Favorite song: “Still Broken by Plan Three.”
Favorite website: “YouTube.com because it’s where I listen to the majority of my favorite songs.”
Favorite TV show: “Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey because from it I have learned a lot about the early stages of science and space.”
Favorite movie: “Leap because it shows that anyone can fulfill his or her dreams.”
Ambition: “My ambition is to become a doctor and maybe an artist.”
What topics/things are you passionate about?: “I am passionate about singing, helping others, art, reading and maybe also sleeping.”
What inspires you?: “My friends, family and teachers inspire me to do great things.”
What three things can’t you live without?: “Books, my stuffed animals and my family.”
What are you most looking forward to this semester?: “Passing all of my classes with an ‘A,’ and being on the distinguished honor roll.”